Where Health Comes to Mind
The Mission of West Bergen Mental Healthcare is to promote psychological health and personal growth. Through comprehensive treatment and supportive services, we respond to the needs of our clients and the communities we serve.
For initial appointments, questions or concerns, contact our ACCESS Center at (201) 485-7172
EMERGENCY? Call 201-262-HELP (4357)
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In the meantime if you’d like to make a gift, please contact Barbara Krusko, Chief Development Officer at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Our Annual Center for Food Action Donation Drive is beginning on Thursday December 1st…Visit any of our 3 locations between December 1 and December 15 and drop off something to help those in need. Center for Food Action Donations
Teen Girls Empowerment Group Now Accepting Referrals!
In group we address numerous issues including:
Self Esteem, Social Relationships, Academic Struggles, Family Relationships, Body Image, Personal Empowerment, Anxiety and Depression Coping Skills, Social Media Consciousness and Stress Management.
The group is held at the Mahwah Office on Wednesdays from 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm.
If you have any questions, would like to discuss a possible referral or have any other inquiries, please contact Helena Fotopoulos at 201-485-7172. Download the flyer here…Teen Girls Empowerment Group.
With the help of www.stopbullying.gov and www.preventchildabuseny.org, West Bergen pulled together these Bullying Signs and Tips. West Bergen can help! Give us a call.
Coping with Tragedy
Helping Your Children Focus on the Good People in the World
When your children show signs of fear, grief and illness after being exposed to watching or hearing media reports of violence, there are many ways parents, caregivers and teachers can allay their fears. Contact the Traumatic Loss Coalitions for Youth 151 Centennial Avenue, Piscataway, NJ 08854 732-235-2810. You can also click here for information on Talking to Children.
The Middle School Group takes place at the Center for Children and Youth, 1 Cherry Lane, Ramsey. It is open to males and females in 6-8th grade. Over twelve weeks, the group will cover:
- Anxiety and stressors
- Cognitive, physical, and behavioral aspects of anxiety
- Problem Solving skills
- Assertiveness training
- Relaxation techniques
- Coping skills
- Parent involvement
Read more here...Middle School Flyer 2016
Does your child exhibit any of the following behaviors?
- School Refusal?
- Reluctance to participate in class activities?
- Frequent Absences?
- Excessive trips to the nurse?
- Social Isolation?
This student may benefit from West Bergen’s Social Anxiety Group!
The Social Anxiety Group will focus on understanding the cognitive, physical and behavioral features associated with social anxiety and applying this knowledge to exposure situations that the students will practice in the group as well as specific social environments. Read more here…Social Anxiety Group Fall 2016
Watch an inspirational video of families who sought help in our programs: West Bergen Children and Teen Programs Video
Project Child Find – download the flyer to learn more about if you are concerned your child is developing or learning differently. Project Child Find
Worried that you or a loved one may have a mental health issue? Click here to review warning signs and symptoms. Warning Signs and Symptoms of Mental Illness